read to achieve http://wunc.org en Under Pressure, NC Schools Request Different Third-Grade Reading Tests http://wunc.org/post/under-pressure-nc-schools-request-different-third-grade-reading-tests <p>Calling the current testing mandate excessive, school districts are asking the State Board of Education if they can implement their own tests to fulfill the state’s new reading law for third-grade students.</p><p>Under the Read to Achieve law, passed last year, third-grade students are required to attend summer reading camps if they are not reading at grade level by the end of the year.</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 03:36:59 +0000 Reema Khrais 30110 at http://wunc.org Under Pressure, NC Schools Request Different Third-Grade Reading Tests